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4. Vacancies in representation.
Executive to order election to fill.
sole power of impeachment.
vacancies during recess to be temporarily filled.
thirty years of age.
to be inhabitant of State for which chosen.
6. Senate to have sole power to try impeachments.
when so sitting, to be on oath or affirmation.
concurrence of two-thirds necessary for convictio
not to operate against trial according to law.
alter State regulations.
except as to the place of elections.
meeting to be on Arst Monday of December.
unless otherwise appointed by law.
majority to constitute a business quorum.
Art. I, Sec. 5.-Continued.
smaller number may adjourn and comper at-
all duties, imposts, and excises to be uniform.
to establish post-offices and post-roads.
to promote progress of science and useful arts
by securing to authors and inventors exclu-
authority of States as to appointment of off-
also as to disciplining militia.
and over sites of public works or buildings.
7. Money to be drawn only on appropriations made by law.
statements of receipts and expenditures to be pub.
no officer to accept presents from foreign powers.
and the laws subject to revision of Congress.
and he shall not receive during that pe-
riod any other emo'ument.
may require written opinions of executive of.
3. President may fill vacancies during recess of Senate.
to recommend measures to Congress.